Ancestors of a 21st century British family

Entries: 75403    Updated: 2013-05-13 12:21:32 UTC (Mon)    Contact: Richard Hodgson

73,007 individuals: 62,758 of them being my childrenís ancestors (26,592 of their fatherís ancestors, and 60,699 of their motherís ancestors. Many of the individuals are ancestors of both their father and mother.)free counters

Index | Descendancy | Register | Pedigree | Ahnentafel | Public Profile | Add Post-em

  • ID: I34174
  • Name: Robert Teye
  • Prefix: Sir
  • Sex: M
  • Death: 1427
  • Residence: Marks Tey, Lexden, Essex
  • Note: 1 2

    The manor of Layer de la Haye, Essex, next belonged to Sir Robert Tey, who may have inherited it through his wife Anne, widow of a John Nanton, or through an ancestress, Emma, who was also a Nanton, but strangely enough used the De la Haye coat of arms. †
    The Teys were a family of considerable standing locally.† By a series of advantageous marriages during the thirteenth and fourteenth centuries they had acquired large estates in Aldham, Birch, Copford, Peldon, Layer and the three villages to which they gave their name. †
    In 1426 Sir Robert Tey was succeeded first by his grandson and then in 1441 by his great grandson, both named John.
    ---
    Had two sons, John and Thomas, the latter settled at Layer de la Haye. John Tey esq, the eldest son, is said in the genealogy to have settled at Brightwell Hall, Suffolk.
    ---
    ?Brightwell Manor was owned by the Lampet family, and later by the Curson family.
    William Curson died in 1485, and his daughter Elizabeth, married to Sir Thomas Teye, Knt., of Ardley, Essex, succeeded. At her death the manor passed to her eldest daughter and co-heir, Margaret, married to Sir John Jermy, Knt., of Metfield. He died in 1560, and the manor passed in the same course as the manor of Metfield, until the death of Sir Thomas Jermy, K.B.
    About the middle of the 17th century the manor was sold by the Jermy family to Sir William Hewitt, Knt.?
  • _UID: 62E1E7DE9881423D80FACC82E7BB668AFAE6
  • Change Date: 8 APR 2008



    Father: Robert Tey b: 1358
    Mother: Agnes Bawd

    Marriage 1 Joan Norbury
    • Married:
    Children
    1. Has Children John Tey b: 1405 in Marks Tey, Lexden, Essex

    Sources:
    1. Type: Book
      Periodical: The Story of Layer de la Haye
      Author: Mary Hopkirk
      Date: 1934
    2. Type: Web Site
      URL: www.marksteychurch.org

  • Index | Descendancy | Register | Pedigree | Ahnentafel | Public Profile | Add Post-em

    Tips: a) WorldConnect does not connect sources to particular paragraphs in the Notes. If you need to know which bit of data came from which source, please contact me. b) Data which other submitters often put in the "Birth" field will be found under "Residence" - click on individual to see. c) date are entered as follows: 2 Feb 1535/6 is given as 2 Feb 1536.

    Printer Friendly Version Printer Friendly Version Search Ancestry Search Ancestry Search WorldConnect Search WorldConnect Join Ancestry.com Today! Join Ancestry.com Today!

    WorldConnect Home | WorldConnect Global Search | WorldConnect Help

    RootsWeb.com, Inc. is NOT responsible for the content of the GEDCOMs uploaded through the WorldConnect Program. If you have a problem with a particular entry, please contact the submitter of said entry. You have full control over your GEDCOM. You can change or remove it at any time.